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Alstom to install automatic pilot control system for Line A of Paris RER

French train manufacturer Alstom has been awarded a contract to develop and install an automatic pilot control system for Line A of the Paris...

Alstom to install automatic pilot control system for Line A of Paris RER

India's Mumbai metro line 1 completes first year of service

India's Mumbai metro line 1 has succcessfully completed its first year of operational...

India's Mumbai metro line 1 completes first year of service

Tunneling works completed for UK's £14.8bn Crossrail project

Tunneling works have concluded for the UK's new £14.8bn east-west Crossrail rail link in...

Tunneling works completed for UK's £14.8bn Crossrail project

Alstom begins manufacture of rail coaches for India's Kochi Metro

Alstom Transport has unveiled the first ‘Made in India’ car-body shell for Kochi Metro, marking the start of production of rail coaches at its manufacturing facility in Sri City, Andhra...

Alstom begins manufacture of rail coaches for India's Kochi Metro

Stadler Rail and ABB to support SJ's X2000 fleet modernisation

Stadler Rail has signed a cooperation agreement with power and automation technologies provider ABB to modernise the X2000 high-speed train fleet for SJ, Sweden's state-owned passenger train...

Stadler Rail and ABB to support SJ's X2000 fleet modernisation

South Africa's Transet and CSR complete 95 electric locomotives

South African rail operator Transnet and China South Rail (CSR) have completed the construction of the first batch of 95 electric...

South Africa's Transet and CSR complete 95 electric locomotives

UK DfT signs TransPennine Express rail extension contract with FirstGroup

The UK Department for Transport (DfT) has signed a TransPennine Express rail extension contract agreement with FirstGroup, offering more seats, better services and Wi-Fi at stations across...

UK DfT signs TransPennine Express rail extension contract with FirstGroup

TasRail's Western line in Tasmania closed after freight train derailment

TasRail's Western line in north-west Tasmania has been closed after ten wagons came off the tracks following a freight train derailment near Kimberley, Northern Cape Province of South...

TasRail's Western line in Tasmania closed after freight train derailment

AnsaldoBreda to deliver €250m worth of driverless trains for Milan underground's M4 Line

Italian industrial group Finmeccanica's subsidiary AnsaldoBreda has received a €250m contract to deliver driverless metro trains for Line 4 of the Milan...

AnsaldoBreda to deliver €250m worth of driverless trains for Milan underground's M4 Line

Houston METRO launches six new light rail cars

Texas-based Metropolitan Transit Authority of Harris County (METRO) has launched six new light rail cars at the Downtown Transit Center (DTC) Southbound platform in Houston,...

Houston METRO launches six new light rail cars

UK Government signs agreement to enhance rail service in north of England

The UK Government has signed an agreement with TransPennine Express and Northern Rail to provide extra rolling stock for the north of...

UK Government signs agreement to enhance rail service in north of England

Network Rail contracts Siemens to upgrade signalling on Edinburgh-Fife line

UK rail infrastructure operator Network Rail has contracted Siemens for a £16m signalling enhancement on Scotland's Edinburgh and Fife...

Network Rail contracts Siemens to upgrade signalling on Edinburgh-Fife line

Hitachi begins shipment of Class 800 train for UK

Japan-based Hitachi has started shipment of the first completed pre-series Class 800 train built for the Intercity Express Programme (IEP) of UK's Department for Transport...

Hitachi begins shipment of Class 800 train for UK

Metrans commissions ninth intermodal terminal at Ústi nad Labem in Czech Republic

Hamburger Hafen und Logistik’s subsidiary Metrans has commissioned its ninth intermodal terminal at Ústi nad Labem in North Bohemia, Czech...

Metrans commissions ninth intermodal terminal at Ústi nad Labem in Czech Republic

Alstom installs signalling system on West Island metro line in Hong Kong

French transport group Alstom has installed the signalling system on MTR-operated West Island metro line in Hong...

Alstom installs signalling system on West Island metro line in Hong Kong

Network Rail completes £200m investment upgrade programme

The UK's Network Rail has completed a £200m investment upgrade programme at more than 2,000 locations around the...

Network Rail completes £200m investment upgrade programme

California breaks ground on high-speed rail project

California High-Speed Rail Authority in the US has broken ground on the nation's first high-speed rail system, as part of efforts to modernise the state's transportation...

California breaks ground on high-speed rail project

NSW Transport to launch South West Rail Link on 8 February

Australia's Transport for New South Wales (NSW) is set to commission the South West Rail Link on 8 February, following more than three years of major construction and months of...

NSW Transport to launch South West Rail Link on 8 February

STIF and SNCF order Regio 2N double-deck trains from Bombardier

Bombardier Transportation has been awarded a contract to supply Regio 2N train sets to the Syndicat des Transports d'Ile-de-France (STIF) and...

STIF and SNCF order Regio 2N double-deck trains from Bombardier

PKP Cargo to acquire majority stake in rail freight operator AWT

Poland-based PKP Cargo has entered an agreement to acquire 80% interest in Advanced World Transport (AWT) for approximately...

PKP Cargo to acquire majority stake in rail freight operator AWT

MTR opens Phase II East Section of Beijing Metro Line 14

Hong Kong's Mass Transit Railway (MTR) has commissioned the 14.8km Phase II East Section of Beijing Metro Line 14 to serve commuters in the Chinese...

MTR opens Phase II East Section of Beijing Metro Line 14